I'm hitting the motherlode today, clearly touching sensitive territory- comparison of the self with others. For as long as I can remember, I've been putting myself down and gazing from the outside in. Growing up from life as an active child to becoming an overweight teenager, I developed a crushingly low self-esteem. During my teenage… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Comparison
Hello blog fam, hope you're having a good week so far! I want to talk about mood boards today, because I'm just in the mood for it. Get it, mood board.. mood? If that isn't the very definition of lameness, I don't know what it is. Now that I've wasted a minute of your time… Continue reading DIY: How To Create A Mood Board.
Since yesterday, my heart had a strong desire- to sing. To raise the glass high and keep the words pouring out, sing about the way I was feeling. Till recently, I was quite negative in terms of my mental bearings. I would compare myself incessantly with others, and prod myself to painful heights about how… Continue reading Counting My Blessings.
Hi guys, I realized I didn't wish you since 2018 begun, but here goes nothing- "Happy New Year!" I hope you all have a blessed year and joyful times ahead. Sidestepping my routine forgetfulness, I have a fun topic I thought I'd write about today. I was wondering about the things I'd have in hand… Continue reading ‘Stranded On An Island’-Five Things I’d Have.
GUYS, I'm so excited to announce that I created my own YouTube channel today, and have uploaded my introduction video! You can find it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMkWcDzUkwE I hope you will subscribe to my channel, and you are welcome to drop any content you want to see me make for you all! Just to let you know… Continue reading My YouTube Channel!
I have a bone to pick with Instagram. You see, I love getting sucked into that social media app. I get lost in its 'Explore' section, looking at dozens of pictures, videos and feeds that fill it up. In particular, the food shots, because I love to eat and cook. But even my food feed… Continue reading Stop With the Food Labels, Please.
What I've been carrying in my bag recently.
Recently, my affinity for multipurpose products has grown to quite an extent. I didn’t care much about this multipurpose aspect to products until about a month ago, when I started reading more about minimalism. Now, I am by no means a minimalist- I just like the concept of owning less, but valuable things in life.… Continue reading 5 Multipurpose Beauty Products I Own
Dear readers, I, like most individuals in this world, suffer from a common infliction. Every time I look at myself in the mirror, I see cellulite and agony. I see stretch marks and misery. I clutch onto my loose flesh hanging in fistfuls and tug at it, hoping they come into my hand like putty.… Continue reading How Do I Make Peace With My Body?
I am at a crossroads currently, and it is one involving my spending habits. You see, I've been wanting and wanting things, with no end to it in sight. Handbags, clothes, shoes, makeup, cooking tools, perfumes.. suddenly, I feel like I'm a vacuum sucking every want into my mind. I am unable to find peace… Continue reading Does Anyone Else Go Through This Too?
A big hey-yo to all reading this post! I think the title to this post should give you a big idea about what I'm writing today. This blog post isn't beauty or fashion related, but rather an attempt to just practice an act of gratitude. Gratitude- for what? The joy I experience out of the… Continue reading Happiness is…
Face serums, since last year, have become a staple in most people's skincare regimen. I couldn't understand what the hype was all about, and was not interested till recently. You see, my skin when in India, was on the oilier side. But once I moved here to Seattle, it has changed to combination-dry skin. This had… Continue reading Under $10- Review- Burt’s Bees Naturally Ageless Intensive Repairing Serum